Divorce

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Annulment in Oklahoma

Qualifications for obtaining an annulment in Oklahoma.

Divorce

General information about divorce in Oklahoma.

Divorce and Insurance: How to retain your child's health care coverage

This website discusses the importance of maintaining health insurance for your children if you get divorced.

General Appearance and Waiver of Summons

This form is used in what's commonly called an uncontested or waiver or default divorce action. Generally used for one spouse to respond to the Petition for Dissolution of Marriage by entering an appearance, signing the Agreed Decree of Divorce and waiving all further notices from the court. CAREFULLY read and only sign this form on page 2 if you agree with all of the statements you are making and have signed the Agreed Decree of Divorce. CAREFULLY read and only sign page 4 IF you want to Waive the terms of the Automatic Temporary Injunction. You do NOT have to sign this form and give up any of your rights. PLEASE speak with a lawyer about the effect of signing both of these waivers of your rights.

Is Divorce the Answer For You?

FAQ on divorce law in Oklahoma from the Oklahoma Bar Association.

Who Gets the Child Income Tax Exemption After Divorce?

Short question and answer sheet on who should get the child tax credit after divorce.

Grounds for Involuntary Termination of Parental Rights

Termination may be voluntary or involuntary. Birth parents who wish to place their children for adoption may voluntarily relinquish their rights.When addressing whether parental rights should be terminated involuntarily, most States require that a court determine is unfit and severing the parent-child relationship is in the child’s best interests.

Terminating Parental Rights

Parents have to provide care for the child such as food, shelter, and protection. If a parent has not been able to fulfill the responsibilities of being a parent, they can be terminated as a caregiver in a process called “termination of parental rights.” When this occurs, the parent is severed from all decision making in the child’s life.

Who Gets the Child Income Tax Exemption After Divorce?

Short question and answer sheet on who should get the child tax credit after divorce.

Young Adult Guide - You're 18 Now - It's Your Responsibility

When you had your 18th birthday, you became an adult by law. This information is to help you understand your rights and responsibilities as an adult.

Court Forms - Tulsa County District Court

Domestic Relations/Family Law Court forms for Tulsa County District Court

General Appearance and Waiver of Summons

This form is used in what's commonly called an uncontested or waiver or default divorce action. Generally used for one spouse to respond to the Petition for Dissolution of Marriage by entering an appearance, signing the Agreed Decree of Divorce and waiving all further notices from the court. CAREFULLY read and only sign this form on page 2 if you agree with all of the statements you are making and have signed the Agreed Decree of Divorce. CAREFULLY read and only sign page 4 IF you want to Waive the terms of the Automatic Temporary Injunction. You do NOT have to sign this form and give up any of your rights. PLEASE speak with a lawyer about the effect of signing both of these waivers of your rights.

Standard Visitation Schedule - Advisory Guidelines with Forms

This guide has detailed information about visitation schedules in Oklahoma. And it has an example visitation schedule.

Standard Visitation Schedule - Advisory Guidelines with Forms

This guide has detailed information about visitation schedules in Oklahoma. And it has an example visitation schedule.

Service of Process (Get In the Circle)

A brief video to explain service of process for a court case.

Service of Process (Get In the Circle)

A brief video to explain service of process for a court case.

Oklahoma Find A Lawyer

As a community service, the OBA does provide a directory of its attorney members who have given their permission to have their names published in the Oklahoma Find A Lawyer directory at Oklahoma Find A Lawyer. There you can search by both geographic area or by a lawyer's practice area.

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